The lower branches were removed to allow better access to the trunks. One at a time, rope was then attached to the trunk and to the tractor grap which then pulled them out.
Monday, 18 April 2011
The Last Section
Last Monday the team planted the new Yew hedge that separates the orchard, but left an old piece of hedge in place. Having thought about it for a week it was decided to remove this piece and replace it with the remaining Yew from the original order of 100.